Primates Express Condolence on the Car Crash

Primates of Constantinople and the Russian Orthodox Church expressed their condolence in connection with the car accident in Antalya, which killed Russian and Turkish citizens.

Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople, who is visiting the Russian Orthodox Church and Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, Kirill sent condolences to President of Russia DA Medvedev and Prime Minister of the Republic of Turkey RT Erdogan in connection with the tragedy that occurred on May 25th in the Turkish resort of Antalya, where, according to recent data, resulting in a fall from the bridge bus with Russian tourists killed 15 and injured about 25 people.

“Being together in the city of Moscow, with sorrow the news of which took place in Antalya, a car crash that took the lives of citizens of Russia and Turkey”, – says the message the Primates of Constantinople and the Russian Orthodox Church.

Both Patriarchs conveyed their sympathy to relatives of the victims.

Press office of Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia

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